An established Donald Trump supporter in South Florida was charged Friday with sending homemade bombs to critics of the president, including Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
Thirteen devices were mentioned in a federal criminal statement. The 14th device was reported by billionaire Tom Steyer, who called for Trump’s impeachment.
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Cesar Sayok was arrested at an auto parts store in Plantation City on Friday morning. His white van, covered in decals praising Republicans and denouncing opponents of the president, was parked outside.
Sayok, 56, lives in Aventura, a Miami suburb, and has a long history of arrests. According to his social media accounts, he works as a booking agent for a live broadcasting company and is a former fighter and cage fighter. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said at a press conference in Washington that Sayok was charged with five crimes, including threats. against former presidents, attacks on current and former federal officers and the distribution of explosives. The charges were filed in federal court in Manhattan.